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1 hr ago | The Huffington Post

Massive Car Orgy Hits New York City

Land Rover's latest concept SUV is one of many cars debuting at the New York International Auto Show.

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5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

The American Museum of Natural History and New York City Student...

The New York City Student Ancestry Project, led by The City College of New York, convened 200 undergraduate student volunteers from eight colleges and universities to trace their ancient family history with National Geographic's Genographic Project.

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5 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation Adding New York State to the National Popular Vote Compact

April 15, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation that adds New York to the list of states that have joined National Popular Vote compact.

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7 hrs ago | The Village Voice

New York State's Long-Running War on Weed

A U.S. map that shows where pot is legal looks a lot like recent electoral college maps, except instead of blue, the liberal states are rendered in green: the entire West Coast , progressive mountain and Midwest states , all of New England, plus New Jersey, Washington, D.C., and Hawaii.

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Related Topix: Illinois, Drugs, Marijuana, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, New York

9 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Ex-Pataki deputy eyes run for attorney general

The former chief deputy to Republican Gov. George Pataki is considering a run for New York attorney general, talking to state party officials and potential backers.

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13 hrs ago | National Post

Liam Neeson takes on animal rights activists in defence of New York City's horse-drawn carriages

Liam Neeson, the Oscar-winning actor, has ridden to the defence of the endangered horse-drawn carriages of Central Park, one of New York's most famous institutions.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

State gives $1M in grants for crime fighting

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced 31 law enforcement agencies will share nearly $1 million in grants to boost a crime-prevention efforts in upstate New York.

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The New York Observer

The Breakfast Manifesto: New York Chefs Suck at Breakfast

Breakfast in this society being, at best, an utter bore, and no aspect of breakfast being at all relevant to those who care about eating at restaurants, there remains to responsible, civic-minded, thrill-seeking breakfast lovers only to overthrow the tables, eliminate the menu system, institute complete domination and destroy the restaurants of New ... (more)

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KTVN Reno

New York police end Muslim surveillance program

A special New York Police Department unit that sparked controversy by tracking the daily lives of Muslims in an effort to detect terror threats has been disbanded, police officials said Tuesday.

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Brandon Sun

New York Police Department pulls plug on Muslim surveillance program that sparked outrage

A special New York Police Department unit that sparked controversy by tracking the daily lives of Muslims in an effort to detect terror threats has been disbanded, police officials said Tuesday.

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KFVS12

New York police end Muslim surveillance program

A special New York Police Department unit that sparked controversy by tracking the daily lives of Muslims in an effort to detect terror threats has been disbanded, police officials said Tuesday.

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Gateway Pundit

Up to One Million New Yorkers Fail to Register "Assault...

As many as a million New York residents have failed to register their "assault weapons" and "high capacity" magazines with the state.

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Wall Street Journal

Gov. Cuomo Releases Personal Tax Returns

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo received more than $188,000 in advance payment for writing a memoir set to be published this summer, according to tax returns released on Tuesday.

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WIVB-TV Buffalo

Amherst call center to close, 121 laid off

The New York State Department of Labor this week posted a WARN notice for Primary Financial Services LLC stating they will shut down on July 11. Economic reasons are listed for the cause of the shutdown.

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World Magazine

Professional negligence

More than 1,700 pages of newly released New York State Department of Health documents show that some abortion centers in the state were not inspected at all over the last 12 years.

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Planetizen

Examining the Surprising Segregation of New York City

The common perception of New York City is as of a well-integrated city, full of multi-ethnic neighborhoods.

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Applied Clinical Trials

Almac Receives New York State Laboratory Permit for Trial Enrichment...

Almac's diagnostics business unit today announced that it has received a Clinical Laboratory Permit from the New York State Department of Health, allowing them to receive patient samples for clinical testing from New York.

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Washington Square News

Panini bar offers Italian imported sandwiches and soups

During its first month open, the quaint and welcoming restaurant has received excellent reviews from its customers.

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Mydigitalfc.com

India-born poet, Vijay Seshadri wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize

India-born poet Vijay Seshadri has won the prestigious 2014 Pulitzer Prize in the poetry category for his collection of poems "3 Sections."

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Tarrytown Daily Voice

Assembly Members Call For Car-Only Lanes On New TZ Bridge

State Assembly members Barbara Clark and Tom Abinanti sent a letter on Thursday, April 10, to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Thomas Madison, executive director of the New York Thruway Authority, calling for dedicated car-only lanes on the new Tappan Zee Bridge.

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